Wordpress XML-RPC Cyberattack in REAL TIME

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WordPress XML-RPC Cyberattack in REAL TIME

Quick video showing a successful attack doing a Denial of Service against a website using WordPress.

To be protected against this cyberattack, do not forget to restrict access to /xmlrpc.php resource only from your IP address ( in the example below).

For Apache, edit /.htaccess file to add:

<Files "xmlrpc.php"> 
   order deny,allow 
   deny from all 
   allow from 

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